Saudi Space Agency (SSA)General Manager of Strategy

Algassim is an experienced strategy general manager driven by his passion for the space sector. He takes pride in making a difference through his tremendous contributions towards the strategic development of the space sector in Saudi’s public sphere. With over 10+ of experience in the space and defense sector, he headed various positions during his time at KACST. Under the Saudi Space Commission, he is currently a general manager for strategic planning and per-formance management. He is currently working on formulating the National Space Strategy in Saudi with his team to realize Saudi Arabia’s goals for the space sector. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from KSU, a master’s degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering: Signal Processing and Machine Learning from the University of Michigan- Ann Arbor, and an MBA from Prince Mohammad bin Salman College for Business and Entrepreneurship- In association with Babson College.


International Astronautical Congress 2022

18-22 September 2022

Paris, France